Tulowitzki guaranteed $157.75M by Rockies

Updated: December 1, 2010, 1:50 AM ET
Associated Press

DENVER -- Troy Tulowitzki and the Colorado Rockies are looking ahead with 2020 vision.

The sides agreed Tuesday to a new contract that pays Tulowitzki an additional $132 million over seven seasons through 2020, a deal that means Colorado has guaranteed the All-Star shortstop $157.75 million in the next decade.

"I'm really lucky," Tulowitzki said. "I can't wait to be here my entire career."

Tulowitzki wanted to be like his idol, Baltimore's Cal Ripken Jr., who played in just one ...

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